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Betrothal ring

Thin flat band, and shanks in form of gloved/cuffed hands holding diamond-shaped bezel with green stone. Bent out of shape.

Marks

Illegible mark on outside of shank

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Western European, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

18.564

Medium or Technique

Silver, green glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings